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NEW DELHI: Nokia has a legacy of making durable " .
handsets, from the old 3315 to the new Lumia 'N" ' ' "ii I
range. A recent incident reinforces the belief that
Nokia makes seine of the most durable mobile
phones in the market still.
According to a Swede citizen Roger Nilsson, he
recently found a Lumia Bee smartphone that was
lost three and a halftone's age in a lake. Except
that the device is not rated for water resistance and
is vulnerable to damage like any other standard
smartphone in the market today.
Nilsson posted his accaunt on the Facebewk page of Nokia Sweden, saying that when he found
the Lumia Bee wedged between two rocks in the lake, it was covered with muck, shells and
other waste. He cleaned it up, disassembled the whole handset and kept it on a radiator to dry.
Much to his surprise, Nilsson found that the Lumia Bee survived despite being submerged
underwater for over three months. He save that the phone and camera work as expected and
the battery lasts over two days, as usual.